Police on Tuesday initiated an action against a man under relevant sections of law for “assaulting” a minor boy in Handwara area of north Kashmir’s Kupwara district.
On Tuesday, a video was found circulating on social media, in which a young boy is seemingly held to the ground by a male person, who is holding an axe in another hand and threatening to assault him with it. It seems that the incident has taken place at Future Education Institute Wagahat Magam.
In this regard, police have taken the cognizance of the incident consequent to which a case has been registered with FIR number 167/2019 in PS Handwara under relevant sections of law. Individuals who are believed to have knowledge about the incident are being questioned. Legal action has been initiated, the police spokesman said.